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Ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt is a very commonly performed neurosurgical procedure in paediatric population to treat hydrocephalus caused by infections, venous thrombosis, spina bifida or genetic disorders.
Laparoscopic assessment of a migrated ventriculoperitoneal shunt into an inguinal hernia.
After bowel cleansing, 6 did not need shunt revision, suggesting that constipation should be routinely addressed in children with ventriculoperitoneal shunts.
Keywords: Metastatic tumours, hydrocephalus, endoscopic third ventriculostomy, ventriculoperitoneal shunt, CSF diversion.
KEYWORDS: Hydrocephalus, Aqueductalstenosis, Ventriculoperitoneal shunt.
A ventriculoperitoneal shunt and medical treatment for tuberculosis were performed without invasive brain biopsy.
Fourteen days earlier, the child had undergone ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt surgery.
He had a placement of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt when he was a child.
Una vez que el diagnostico de NPH es debidamente establecido, el abordaje de la enfermedad puede darse segun dos tipos de intervencion, derivacion ventriculoperitoneal o ventriculostomia endoscopica.
Surgical intervention in the form of repeated tapping through burr holes, suboccipital decompression, lateral and third ventriculostomy (open or endoscopic), ventriculo-subarachnoid and ventriculoperitoneal shunts (VPS) may sometimes be needed [3] since performing shunt surgery showed beneficial effects.
Rodriguez and the Committee are presently developing G-tube education and expanding the program to central lines, ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunts, and other medical devices.